World-class safety and driving dynamics, plus distinctive, authentic Jeep design
The all-new Jeep® Compass offers an unmatched combination of attributes that includes legendary and best in class 4x4 off-road capability, contemporary and authentic Jeep design, excellent on-road driving dynamics, open-air freedom and a full array of advanced user-friendly connectivity and safety technologies. Powered by an economical, fuel-efficient 2.4-litre Tigershark petrol engine with MultiAir2 technology, it delivers 173 hp at 6,400 rpm, 237 Nm of torque and is paired to a nine-speed automatic gearbox.
Jeep® has been recognised as a 2018 "Cult Brand" Honoree at the annual The Gathering (Society of Cult Brands). Jeep is the first and only automotive brand to be recognised by the association. Eight brands and their leaders, were honoured at The Gathering in Banff, Alberta for their outstanding courage and unconventional thinking in achieving enviable brand engagement and reaping the benefits of cult-like status.
Once again, the Jeep® brand will have a strong presence at the annual Geneva Motor Show, showcasing three major debutants. The new Wrangler and Cherokee take the spotlight and are making their EMEA (Europe, Middle East and Africa) debuts, while the Grand Cherokee Trackhawk is on display for the first time at a motor show in Europe. The vehicles showcased in Geneva mark the beginning of yet another chapter in the extraordinary history of the American brand that has been synonymous with off-road driving since 1941. Details of the Jeep news will be revealed during the Jeep press conference at 10:15 am on Tuesday,
The undisputed star of the 2017 Saudi International Motor Show, which takes place at the Jeddah Centre for Forums & Events from 17-21 December, is the all-new 2018 Dodge Durango SRT - the fastest, most powerful and most capable three-row SUV available in the market. Its 392-cubic-inch HEMI® V8 engine delivers 475hp and 470 lb.-ft. of torque, with performance figures that include a National Hot Rod Association (NHRA)-certified quarter-mile time of 12.9 seconds and 0-100 kmph in 4.4 seconds. The Durango SRT also out-hauls with best-in-class towing capability of 8,600 pounds (3,901 kgs).
The high performance Jeep® Grand Cherokee SRT has been honoured by readers of the influential German magazine Auto Bild Sports Cars. The powerful 468 horsepower model scooped the readers’ choice award for best import in the Vans and SUV category. It is the first time the famously knowledgeable readers of the magazine have chosen a Jeep model as a winner, underlining the huge appeal of the sports inspired premium SUV.
United Motors Company has held a special event at Al-Faisaliah Resort in Riyadh for its interest in communication and strengthening relations with the success partners in the fleet business sector of corporate and distributors. The ceremony was attended by senior owners, heads and officials of the leading companies in the automotive sector and in the presence of senior officials of Fiat Chrysler Automobile Middle East (FCA), headed by Mr. Marco Melanie, Regional Commercial Director for the Middle East, and UMC CEO Eng. Hesham AlHussayen.